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Educational Films
by Haskins Laboratories
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Examines standard colloquial Damascan, the ordinary conversational speech of educated male Muslims. Material is selected to illustrate the contrast between plain and "emphatic" or pharyngealized consonant positions, as far as possible by means of minimal pairs. X-ray techniques show the articulatory process and acoustic output of native speakers; prepared scripts consisting mainly of short, meaningful utterances illustrate selected phonetic features. Speakers were chosen both for...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Arabic language
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
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by Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation
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Shows the structure and functions of the human ear, and demonstrates how the ear transmits sound waves to the brain. Describes how hearing aids and surgery may improve the hearing of some people.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Hearing, Ear, Photography
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
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by Universal-International Newsreel
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TEXAS BLAST! SPECIAL RELEASE! FIRST PICTURES Footage of the Texas City explosion of 1947 great disaster footage
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by various
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[The following titles and shotlists may be elsewhere on PA-0649; this description may therefore need revision after viewing.] Tape 0649 [New Film] [Untitled] Color Sound Great cartoon for 1963 Chevrolet; outline of woman in red and man in green; woman talks about a new and wonderful things coming into their life, man thinks she is talking about a baby only to realize it is the new Chevrolet; very creative cartoon. Tape 0649 [New Film] Hit Parade Color Sound Hit Parade cigarettes commercial....
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Tacoma Span bridge collapse
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by Premier Film & Recording Studio
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How the United Fund intervenes to help poor residents of St. Louis. With rare footage of low-income residential areas in the late 1950s.
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Topics: Social services, St. Louis, Missouri, Cities: U.S.
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by Pathé
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Great boiling bubbling lava shots.
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from Stillman Fires Collection.
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Topic: need keyword
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from Stillman Fires Collection.
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from Stillman Fires Collection.
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Topic: need keyword
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from Stillman Fires Collection.
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Topic: need keyword
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by Cinefonics, Inc.
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Instructional film on nuclear weapons for U.S. Air Force personnel. This part-animated film includes an explanation of nuclear physics; footage of atmospheric and underground testing; and a bomber making a crash landing.
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Topics: Atomic-nuclear: Weapons, Aviation: Military, Animation: Scientific
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by Coronet Instructional Films
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Discusses why an achievement-conscious boy becomes emotionally upset when he fails to get an expected 'A' in a history course.
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Topics: Social guidance, Psychology
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by Centron Productions
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USES STORY OF HIGH SCHOOL GIRL, WHOSE ATTITUDE TOWARD HER SCHOOLMATES CAUSES HER TO BE LABELED A SNOB, TO EXPLORE BASIC PROBLEM OF SNOBBERY & REASONS FOR IT.
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by Centron Corporation
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Audiences are impressed by what they see as well as what they hear.
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Topic: Communication: Speech
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by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
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Told from the viewpoint of a child, this film emphasizes that children should train themselves in good sleeping habits. In typical "Goofus and Gallant" style, it shows the advantages a well-rested kid has over his poor-sleeping classmate. Dreams are presented as a normal part of sleeping, and there is a funny dream sequence.
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Topics: Health and hygiene, Dreams, Sleep
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Great sequence of elementary school-age boy walking to school. school and classroom scenes shots to be logged
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Soldiers prepare themselves, just in case the big one hits.
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by Coronet Instructional Films
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Shows how feelings of self-consciousness keep a high school boy from doing his classwork well or making friends easily.
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Topic: Social guidance
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Timelapse photography of flowers opening and bud development.
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by Cahill (Charles) and Associates, Inc.
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Uses anthropometric dummies and dolls to show what could happen to children not wearing safety belts in collisons. Emphasizes that children, one-year-old and older, should wear safety belts. CRASH TESTS FILMED BY UCLA INSTITUTE FOR TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING. Starts with several nice images of flying down steep roller coaster dips (roller coaster POV). There are many important sequences in this film displaying pedocide (mutilated dolls), sudden accidents, and ecstatic car crashes...
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by Film Associates of California
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A young boy uses a magnifying glass to prove to himself the validity of many scientific facts about which he has been told, and to discover many new facts about the world around him.
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by Hardcastle Film Associates
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Shows the correlation between posture and personality by showing the influence of posture on personal appearance and efficiency in sports and games, in making friends and in getting a job.
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by Children's Productions
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Good behavior during a child's leisure time.
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Topics: Social guidance: Etiquette, Children, Recreation
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by Unknown
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Images of the Fair.
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Topic: World's Fairs: San Francisco, 1915
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Illustrates how people walk in streets like the alphabet. Shows among others the G-Walker, who doesn't look where he's going but says 'Gee, look at that,' the Y-Walker, who says 'Why walk when you can hitch a ride' and the familiar J-Walker.
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Topic: need keyword
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by Audio Productions
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How scientific agriculture changes the life and taste of the chicken.
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Topic: Agriculture: Poultry
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by Crawley Films
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Animated explanation of primary and secondary sex characteristics in adolescent boys and girls.
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Topics: Sex education, Medicine: Endocrinology, Animation
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by Bray Studios, Inc.
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Ozon Hairspray Commercial
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by Coronet Instructional Films
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How Bill overcomes his fear of the water through understanding its sources.
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Topics: Social guidance, Psychology
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by Yale University
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Photomicrography of rabbit ovulation.
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by U.S. Office of War Information, Bureau of Motion Pictures
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Stridently anti-Japanese film that attempts to convey an understanding of Japanese life and philosophy so that the U.S. may more readily defeat its enemy. Depicts the Japanese as "primitive, murderous and fanatical." With many images of 1930s and 1940s Japan, and a portentious and highly negative narration by Joseph C. Grew, former U.S. ambassador to Japan.
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Topics: World War II: Japan, Propaganda
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by Centron Productions
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The tale of "Susan Jane," the perennial outcast.
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Topics: Social guidance, Psychology, Gender roles
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by Audio Productions, Inc.
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Children as carriers and victims of infections.
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Topic: Health and hygiene
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by Wilding Picture Productions
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Dick York plays a Navy recruit who must learn to tackle his insomnia.
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Topics: Health and hygiene, Sleep
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by University of Oklahoma, General Services - Extension Division
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Illustrates the most common accidents causing serious injury in the home and explains that mental attitudes are the real cause of the trouble. Suggests a course of action to eliminate such injuries. 03:01:08:28 Peaceful couple sleeping in bed striped by early morning beams of sunlight peaking through the curtains; audio track with mellow smooth Jazz guitar music and prominent ticking clock. 03:01:12:16 CU woman in bed asleep on her side; nice early morning light. Ticking clock in audio track....
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by Kodak Cinegraph; United States Navy
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Silent film that shows the United States Navy ships and personnel during World War One.
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Topic: U S Navy
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Animated.
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by Bell and Howell Filmosound Library; Floyd Crosby and Robert Ferguson
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Silent. Looks at the nesting of the sea turtle.
Topic: sea turtles
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by Harvard Film Service
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"Deals with those very interesting but little-known group of border-line organisms which are sometimes plants and sometimes animals. The first reel shows scenes of the native haunts of the slime molds, and several types of fruiting bodies, the breaking open of a spore, the release of a colorless, flagellated swarm cell, which swims around at first, but later loses its flagella and becomes amoeboid. In the second reel, the large mass of protoplasm moves about in search of food. This...
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Topic: slime mold
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by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, Inc.
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Shows the life cycles of the common (Culex) and the malaria (Anopheles) mosquito. Depicts methods of exterminating larvae and adult mosquitoes. Includes breeding places, the laying of the eggs, the various stages of development, and methods of mosquito control.
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by Mogull's Film Library
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Silent film. Our teeth in their relation to microbes (looks to be compiled from multiple shorts about teeth and microbes).
Topic: teeth
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by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
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A study of the plant and animal life found in a jar of ordinary pond water. Illustrates and explains the difference between microscopic plants and animals; between one-celled and many-celled organisms; the meaning of colonial organization; and the various processes of food-gathering, digestion and reproduction.
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Mennen Baby Magic TV Commercial
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Macleans Toothpaste Commercial
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Television commercial for Macleans Toothpaste.
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Silent footage Family at Gas Station (1956 Ford spot) Family in 1956 Ford Crown Victoria driving down country road, looks a bit like Central California. Exciting World of Stevens Fabrics, The 00:13:38:02  VS J.P. Stevens & Co., Inc. Fabric office and factory buildings. Brick building reads “Fiber Glass Fabrics For the Home” in white letters. 00:15:23:14  Pan over empty country house porch; dog licking plate clean on porch; pan off porch into CU VS quilts hanging on clothesline....
Topic: color footage
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by Bray Studios, Inc.
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Includes animation of cells, cellular structure, circulatory and respiratory systems. Some shots to be logged.
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by Carpenter-Goldman Laboratories, Inc.
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A film about the bio-mechanics of digestion. 09:03:11:18 Great shot of shirtless man in the stoke-hole of ship shoveling coal into the fire. 09:04:00:06 Great shot man in 1920s swimsuit (shirt and shorts) dives into lake. 09:04:17:07 Great shot man swims past camera. 09:04:35:01 MS 1920s worker wearing a cap and overalls eating sandwich; high-angle man shoveling coal into furnace. 09:04:48:18 Great still image profile of strong-jawed worker wearing cap; anatomical details relating to parts of...
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Complete story of the fly showing the 4 stages--egg, larva, pupa and adult. Emphasis given to the need for community action against this pest.
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by Raymond L Ditmars; NY Zoological Park
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Silent short. The film opens with some interesting pictures of cleaning elephants  sweeping, bathing and oiling. Then a baby ourang-outang is shown amusing itself in a bucket. The bears are given a bath, and the cassowary gives an exhibition in hard kicking. In this, however, he is easily surpassed by the kangaroo, who follows.
Topic: zoo animals
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by Moss (Paul F.) and Schnee (Thelma)
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Another in the astonishing series of science and nature films narrated by writer/naturalist John Kieran, The Heart achieves a surreal effect from the combination of aimless narration and precise German visuals. Like the other films in the "John Kieran's Kaleidoscope" series, it was reworked from a Thirties documentary produced in Germany and relicensed as "alien property" after the war. Without meaning to frighten, this film spreads feelings of unease. With animation and...
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by ERPI Classroom Films, Inc.
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Classic educational film on the workings of the circulatory system.
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by U.S. Army Signal Corps
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Impressionistic film promoting total war mobilization, showing only human hands.
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by Bosse (Karl Kurt)
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OUTLINES STRUCTURE & FUNCTION OF THE HUMAN EAR, SOUND WAVES ARE BRIEFLY EXPLAINED. ANIMATION REVEALS FUNCTION OF TYMPANIC MEMBRANE & OSSICLES OF EAR BONES & OTHER PARTS OF THE EAR. Shows the transmission of sound waves by the tympanic membrane and the ossicles to the oval window and illustrates pressure equalization in the middle ear by the eustachian tube.
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by Portafilms
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Surreal social guidance film showing the problems of a boy rejected by other children because he is selfish, uncooperative and domineering.
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Topic: Social guidance
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Volcanic eruptions and lava flows in Hawaii. Great variety of, some very beautiful, erupting volcano footage in Hawaii; molten lava; trees burning in lava; firefalls; lava pooring into the ocean creating shoreline; aerial shots of erupting volcano; scientist in lava field; magma; smoke. Nice shots of volcanic rocks. 01:29:51:00 Nice credits; a woven book on a black backdrop with “Aloha” on the cover is opened by a hand revealing title page, white font on red paper. 01:35:04:08 Camera on...
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by University of Georgia, Agricultural Extension Service
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The life cycle and habits of the ant, and how to control and exterminate them with insecticides. Begins with a wonderful sequence in which we hear ants screaming "We're hungry! We're hungry!"
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Topics: Insects, Health and hygiene, Poisons: Insecticides
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by Avis Films
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Shows Judy and Jim's good health practices related to teeth, eyes, ears, nose, and posture. The setting is a vacation day spent at home and at the beach. Emphasizes the importance of one's senses in many everyday pleasures. In the evening Judy and Jim continue good health practices while eating, studying, watching television, and going to bed. shots: birds at a bird feeder; ship anchored in harbor; waves breaking; seagull; children looking out windows; children eating breakfast; toothpaste;...
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by Coronet Instructional Films
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Korean War-era film encouraging high school boys to use the physical training, health and recreational resources of their communities so as to be ready for military service.
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Topics: Korean War, Health and hygiene, Athletics
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by Bray Studios, Inc.
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Longevity, hygiene, health, exercise; implicit argument for eugenics. Log shots.
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by De Vry School Films Inc.
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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"OPERATION OF THE VACUUM GEARSHIFTING MECHANISM IN THE AUTOMOBILE IS EXPLAINED & COMPARED WITH THE FISH IN THE OCEAN, WHO ARE SUBJECTED TO TREMENDOUS PRESSURE CAUSED BY THE WEIGHT OF WATER ABOVE."
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Great botanical footage from around the 1920s. Great cartoon with comic book-like caption boxes outlining the phases in plant development. Great ear time-lapse studies of flowers blooming. 14:04:00:04 Sprinkler system watering and spraying pesticides on crops; cuts to CU of leave infested with bugs. 14:04:47:24 Time-lapse study of rhododendron flowers blooming. 14:05:29:25 Time-lapse study of rose blooming then wilting. 14:05:53:06 Time-lapse study of the globe thistle flower; CU globe thistle...
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by Encyclopedia Britannica
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Describes timber and how it grows, explains the watershed's vast underground reservoir, and recalls the facilities of the forest for man's use in physical and spiritual recreation. Emphasizes how these forest resources are threatened by man.
Topic: forestry
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by Neighborhood Motion Picture Service Inc
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Silent hygiene film about the importance of good nutrition.
Topic: nutrition